Tool Chest

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Project by 1oldsarge posted 03-18-2010 06:13 AM 2080 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I’m working out of a double garage and need all the floor space I can get. So I decided to put as many tools on the wall as possible. I also needed a large project for my final in my veneering class so this is a birch ply box with fiddleback maple and palan wood veneers on the doors. It’s about 32×48 inches. I hope it holds all my hand tools, at least.

-- Holland's .375: One Planet, One Rifle!

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#1 posted 03-18-2010 06:15 AM

Nice tool chest.

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#2 posted 03-18-2010 06:46 AM

sweet! I love the wood combination!


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#3 posted 03-18-2010 07:18 AM

Nice! How about some pics inside too? Welcome to LJs.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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#4 posted 03-18-2010 12:52 PM

Fancy, looks like a fancy coat closet. Well done.

-- Kelly -- Common Sense, Isn't Common to Everyone. - Me

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#5 posted 03-18-2010 01:36 PM

That is awesome. Show more pics please.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#6 posted 03-18-2010 02:06 PM

Yea, I agree Wing… I too love to color contrast of the wood. Looks good!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#7 posted 03-18-2010 02:56 PM

Nice Cabinet

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#8 posted 03-18-2010 04:44 PM

Wow that is pretty.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#9 posted 03-18-2010 07:00 PM

Very nice. I like the contrast between the different woods. I hope you get a good grade for this final project.

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#10 posted 03-19-2010 01:19 AM

Thanx, guys. I just got it up on the wall and now I have to take it down and adjust the cleats. Along with taking out the bench that was under it that we broke putting the chest up! :D Anyway, I’ll show off the inside when all the tools are installed, the bench is gone and my shop is a lot easier to move around in. Good thing I’m retiring . . .

-- Holland's .375: One Planet, One Rifle!

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#11 posted 03-19-2010 01:34 AM

nice work can we see inside?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#12 posted 03-21-2010 03:20 PM

ainĀ“t bad at all
what abaut some
inside pictures


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